Loco Legends Launches as Fantasy Gaming and NFT Platform for Esports
Live streaming and esports platform Loco just announced ‘Legends’, which is a new non-fungible token (NFT) platform designed for the esports community. The platform will allow users to collect and trade collectible assets from the esports world. Loco has partnered with various Indian esports organizations and it will offer NFTs from popular esports titles like Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI), Garena Free Fire Max, Valorant, and more.
Loco has partnered with some of the most popular esports teams in India
Loco has joined hands with organizations like 8bit, s0ul, Godlike, Revenant Esports, Blind, and XO among others. With over 52 million users being a part of Loco’s live streaming platform, the company is looking to leverage the esports community for its NFT platform. It is working with tournament organizers like Upthrust Esports and Villager Esports as well as esports teams to create NFT esports cards. The new ‘Legends’ platform will also offer free-to-play fantasy gaming to its fans.
Loco founders Anirudh Pandita and Ashwin Suresh said in the official press release, “We are excited about providing users an easy-to-use experience so that they can enjoy the power of web3 without dealing with the complexities that other products are often plagued with. We are also pumped about the partners we are bringing with us and the experiences that these partnerships will help us deliver to users.”
How the new Loco Legends platform works
Players on the ‘Legends’ platform will be able to purchase NFT trading cards and trade them with other players. The NFTs on the platform will be limited in number and unique to the owners who acquire them. The platform is currently in beta and will be made available to all fans in July.
As part of the platform’s launch, the top 1000 users who waitlist themselves on the platform will get access to free NFTs worth INR 500 each.
Players can boost their rank on the waitlist through referrals. Onboarding new members on the waitlist, will make players jump the queue by 100 spots, increasing their chances of securing an NFT for free. Fans can register on the platform at .